Activities for kids

6 More Simple Play Dough Activities

February 4, 2014
6 More Simple Play Dough Activities

Play dough continues to be a very popular choice at our house. Now that the big kids are back at school, Noah gets it out almost every day. One of […]

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Making Homemade Chamomile Tea

February 3, 2014
Making Homemade Chamomile Tea

The firs time I tried to grow chamomile I carefully planted neat rows of seeds into nice fertile soil and watered them diligently, and, nothing happened. One stunted little plant […]

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Printing With Markers and Water

January 29, 2014
Printing With Markers and Water

I have four kids. They have all had a go at drawing on a wall, or the floor, at one time or another. The big three all had a go […]

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People Play Dough Mats – Free Printable!

January 22, 2014
People Play Dough Mats - Free Printable!

Inspired by Creative Play Central’s cool play dough pictures and a fashion model colouring/drawing book my girls got for Christmas, I decided to make some very simple play dough mats […]

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Twenty Fun Things to Freeze in Ice Blocks!

January 16, 2014
Twenty Fun Things to Freeze in Ice Blocks!

It’s hot… so hot… When it’s hot, or even when it’s not, one of my standby, easy and fun sensory activities is ice play. The only thing you need for […]

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Ten Reasons to Let Your Kids Paint!

January 10, 2014
Ten Reasons to Let Your Kids Paint!

If your kids are nagging you to get out the paints and you are wondering if you can really be bothered… here are a few reasons why it’s totally worth […]

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